Carrollton bus crash investigator charged with DUI

Shively, KY - Posted by Brandon Jackson - email

SHIVELY, KY (WAVE) - A former Kentucky State Police trooper who investigated the deadly 1988 bus crash in Carroll County has been arrested for driving under the influence of alcohol.

Henry "Sonny" Cease was arrested by Shively Police around 4 a.m. on July 26 while driving at 7th Street Road and Crums Lane. According to the police report, Cease was swerving, unsteady and off balance. When given a breathalyzer, Cease blew .133, well above the Kentucky limit of .08.

Cease was one of the KSP troopers who reconstructed the Carrollton bus crash that killed 27 people in May 1988.

Cease did plead guilty in July. His license was suspended for 30 days.

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